Opinion | Last call for relief

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Telecom companies are one last appeal away from having to cough up a bigger share of their revenue to the government in licence fees and spectrum usage charges after the Supreme ... Read More

A contraction in CAD may not be a reason for cheer

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Data released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) shows India's current account deficit (CAD) reduced to 0.9% of GDP in the second quarter of 2019-20 from 2% in the first, primari... Read More

ED summons AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- In mounting trouble for AirAsia chief executive officer (CEO), the enforcement directorate (ED) has swung into action and summoned Tony Fernandes on 20 January in an ongoing prob... Read More

Opinion | The learning crisis underlying our unemployment challenge

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- It may be difficult to imagine that the humble "anganwadi", the grassroots institution at the base of the Integrated Child Development Services scheme (ICDS), could have any role... Read More

Taxation provisions of off-shore funds managed by indian managers

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- India continues to be an important investment destination despite the recent economic slowdown. A large consumer base, rising income levels, educated labour force, functional dem... Read More

Prime Video doing better nowhere than in India, says Jeff Bezos at Bollywood gathering

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Jeff Bezos has had a busy couple of days. Starting with the traditional kite flying ritual synonymous with the Makar Sankranti festival, he has visited a small kirana store in Mu... Read More

Opinion | The years roll by, happily and autobiographically

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Some years ago, I wrote here about the Nashik mathematician D.R. Kaprekar. This man spent his life playing with numbers and deriving immense joy from them, and he named certain n... Read More

Boeing's 'very bad' emails to aid crash victim cases

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Internal emails from Boeing Co. employees could strengthen the legal case for families claiming the company's push to minimize the training needed for new 737 Max aircraft contri... Read More

After-hours with the boss: Vandana Luthra

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Vandana Luthra is founder and co-chairperson of VLCC Group. After a professional course from the Polytechnic for Women in New Delhi, she acquired further domain knowledge in beau... Read More

Demand for personal loans and credit card spikes as the economy slows down

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Credit balances are growing, thanks to the increasing demand for credit cards and personal loans. In an economic slowdown where salary delays and job loss is inevitable, the rise... Read More